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Finance Manager

Job ID: 420141 | Amazon Deutschland Servcs GmbH

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At Amazon we believe that every day is still day one.
A day to take a first step. A day to look forwards to new challenges. And today is that day for you. It's your day to be part of something great. A day to make your ideas come to life. And your day to join a company that redefines itself every day. That's the energy and passion behind Amazon. At Amazon, we're working to be the most customer-centric company on earth. To get there, we need exceptionally talented, bright and driven people. Amazon is one of the most recognizable brand names in the world and we distribute millions of products each year to our loyal customers.

Our overall mission is simple: We want Amazon to be the place where our customers can find, discover and buy anything online. Whatever our customers want, we will find the means to deliver it. With your help, Amazon will continue to enable people to discover new worlds.
This is your chance to make history.



Amazon is seeking a Finance Manager to join an exciting, high growth area of Amazon within our European Operations Finance team. This role will have heavy impact and high visibility to new initiatives, will require strategic thinking, and will provide a tremendous opportunity for interactions with Directors and VP's within both Operations and Finance. You will leverage your educational and applied work experience to develop strategic analytics, establish processes around planning/reporting, lead business critical projects, as well as identify investment and cost savings opportunities within the network.

Key Responsibilities:
· Develop financial analysis models driving operational decisions across the Amazon network
· Lead strategic projects to streamline the tracking and forecasting of financials across the network
· Collaborate with operations personnel to drive process improvements and cost savings initiatives
· Identify issues and enhancements to processes, implementing change in conjunction with partnering teams
· Facilitate financial review meetings with key partner business groups
· Lead and develop the strategy within this business area

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS

· BA/BS degree required, MBA/MS preferred, CPA/CFA a plus
· Strong technical background including Excel, Cognos, SQL, and Essbase
· 5+ years of relevant work experience; including project management experience

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

· One year of experience in the job offered or related occupation must involve performing financial and ad hoc analyses using advanced Excel and providing recommendations based on results of ad hoc analyses to senior management for strategic decision-making
· Excellent communication and presentation skills working with multiple peer groups and levels of management
· Strong financial acumen including familiarity with forecasting, budgeting, and variance analysis
· Excellent grasp of corporate finance fundamentals
· Strong operational business understanding, including potential impact of business decisions on various internal/external stakeholders
· Strong resourcefulness and ability to find or develop compelling data given limited resources and time
· Comfortable working with ambiguity

About our rewards
We’ll expect you to go the extra mile, but we’ll also make sure you’re well rewarded with a competitive compensation package. If you thrive in a challenging and fast-paced environment, you’ll meet your match with us, as you will be part of a vibe of constant improvement, where the things you do one moment, you will not necessarily be doing 6 months later. We don’t like to sit still, which is why we always treat every day like the first day. A day to make more good things happen for our customers. It’s that kind of spirit that drives our success now and keeps us ahead of the competition in the future. And you could be part of it. It’s as simple as this: Work Hard. Have Fun. Make History.

Amazon is an equal opportunities employer. We believe passionately that employing a diverse workforce is central to our success. We make recruiting decisions based on your experience and skills. We value your passion to discover, invent, simplify and build.

Sounds interesting? We look forward to your application. Please apply online (in English language) and upload your CV and a letter of motivation in one document (max. 5 MB).

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 Internal Job Description
At Amazon we believe that every day is still day one.
A day to take a first step. A day to look forwards to new challenges. And today is that day for you. It's your day to be part of something great. A day to make your ideas come to life. And your day to join a company that redefines itself every day. That's the energy and passion behind Amazon. At Amazon, we're working to be the most customer-centric company on earth. To get there, we need exceptionally talented, bright and driven people. Amazon is one of the most recognizable brand names in the world and we distribute millions of products each year to our loyal customers.

Our overall mission is simple: We want Amazon to be the place where our customers can find, discover and buy anything online. Whatever our customers want, we will find the means to deliver it. With your help, Amazon will continue to enable people to discover new worlds.
This is your chance to make history.